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Payers will adjust strategy to manage ASC costs, CompPharma leader predicts

Workers' compensation is a "soft target" for ASCs, hospitals and other facilities that efficiently maximize revenue, CompPharma Co-owner Joe Paduda said in a Managed Care Matters post.

CompPharma is a consortium of pharmacy benefit managers working to control pharmacy costs in workers' compensation. Mr. Paduda shared this prediction:

"...most payers are woefully unprepared. That has to change, and fast. Payers will be seeking out, and contracting with, vendors that can help them better manage facility costs."

Click here to read more of his insights.

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